There are 9 ways to get from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by subway, plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK

$75 - $319

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal 2428 / ...

$30 - $80

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Bus to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK

$132 - $505

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK

$76 - $306

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA

$82 - $456

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$128 - $463

Train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$131 - $354

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bethesda, MD to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street

$46 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 246.3 miles

$24 - $35

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The distance between Gaithersburg and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 210 miles. The road distance is 246.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 246 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1492+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 210 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Gaithersburg to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 15 minutes.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Bethesda, MD to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com

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